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Chocolate Week Bartender Competition raises $5000 for Taste of Southern Ocean Hunger Relief
Kicking off with popular hosts from the B 98.5 FM Pork Roll and Eggs Morning show and featuring TGIFriday's bartenders; the night was a sweet success for local food pantries.
The festivities took place on February 16 at TGIFriday’
After tallying the votes, the winner of the evening was Angel Roman, whose drink prize package happened to raise an impressive $2500 for the charity. Friday’s Manager Tina Nelson commented “It was the best bar comp as far as raising money I have seen. We all had a blast. Thank you to all of the local business's that donated gift certificates for such a great cause. We can't wait to do it bigger and better next year.” Special thanks to for Death By Chocolate cupcakes donated by Moesters. Pretzels donated by Philly Pretzel factory both located in Manahawkin for which were sold during the event and to Forked River House (FO HO) and B98.5FM for additional support with this event.
For more information about this year’s Taste of Southern Ocean County Hunger Relief Dinner held April 25 at Sea Oaks Country Club which is themed “Boardwalk Dynasty” A Culinary Tribute to 1920s Atlantic City contact the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce at 609 494 7211. To find out more about local bartender competition’
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